Tartar Mascot Review Taskforce
Review and discuss the current Compton College Tartar mascot; collected feedback from students, alumni, the community, faculty and staff; and make a recommendation to the President/CEO and the Compton CCD Board of Trustees whether to retire, replace or keep the Tartar Mascot.
|Leonor Del Cid, Stephanie (tri-chair, student)||Corona-Ramirez, Desiree (counseling/faculty)||Escobar, Sadia (student)|
|Parnock, Heather (tri-chair, management)||Ekimyan, Roza (faculty)||Garcia, Maya (student)|
|Woodward, Valerie (tri-chair, faculty)||Gonzalez, Steven (faculty)||Rubio, Jennifer (student|
|Garcia, Michelle (management)||Blood, Denise (staff)||Trapp, Eboni (student)|
|Hernandez, Marina (staff)|
|Camacho, Roberta (staff)|
Agendas and Minutes:
|June 2, 2022||Agenda||Minutes|
|May 11, 2022||Agenda||Minutes|
|April 26, 2022||Agenda||Minutes|
|March 29, 2022||Agenda||Minutes|
|February 24, 2022||Agenda||Minutes|
|January 19, 2022||Agenda||Minutes|
|December 3, 2021||Agenda||Minutes|
Taskforce Recommendation - Submitted to President/CEO Curry June 9, 2022 (PDF)
Compton College Tartars Mascot Survey #2 (March 1-21, 2022)
- 211 responses (88 employees, 93 students, 30 alumni/community members)
- 62.78% - Retire all previous Tartars mascot images AND the name "Tartars"
- 37.22% - Keep the name "Tartars" and develop a new mascot image.
Compton College Tartars Mascot Survey (December 20, 2021 - January 3, 2022)
- 147 responses (65 employees, 74 students, 8 alumni/community members)
- Knowledge of the "Tartars" mascot
- 59,86% - no knowledge
- 32.65% know a good amount
- 7.48% extremely knowledgeable
- Preference regarding the "Tartars" mascot:
- 9.52% Keep the current Tartars mascot image (the caricature with the sword) and the name "Tartars"
- 59.18% Retire the "Tartars" mascot and name; develop an entirely new name and mascot image
- 31.29% Keep the name "Tartars" and develop a new mascot image